Smart TVs can allow hackers into your home, bedroom: FBI

A smart TV might not be the smartest buy this gift-giving season. In a pre-holiday advisory to consumers, the FBI warned that the high-tech, internet-connected...

5G on the horizon: Here’s what it is and what’s coming

Enlarge / Artist's impression of millimeter-wave 5G speeds. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) The long-touted fifth generation of wireless communications is not magic....

Chinese video game lets players attack Hong Kong protesters

China is ramping up the anti-protest propaganda with a new browser-based game where players can hit Hong Kong “traitors” with bats. In “Everyone Hit the...

AT&T says TV losses have peaked after latest loss of 1.3 million customers

Enlarge / AT&T service van driving in June 2019 in Oakdale, California. Getty Images | Andrei...

Elon Musk wins ‘pedo guy’ defamation case

Silicon Valley’s bad boy billionaire wins again. A Los Angeles jury on Friday found Tesla CEO Elon Musk did not defame British cave diver Vernon...

More than 60% of Americans say they’ve been a victim of an online scam

Just one in 10 Americans have NOT been a victim of a fraud, scam, data breach, identity theft or social media hacking, according to...

Keybase moves to stop onslaught of spammers on encrypted message platform

Enlarge / All scammers, all the time: my Keybase message inbox. ...